On April 6, 2019, AACE International named John P. Orr ’73, PSP FAACE, a Fellow of AACE International. The status of Fellow is a selective and prestigious honor.
News & Events
George School Swimming Brings Home the Championship
The George School varsity baseball team defeated Abington Friends School 2-1 notching their first Friends Schools League win of the season on Thursday, April 25, 2019. Captain Kenneth Rodriguez ’19 was spectacular on the mound, recording seven strike outs and allowing no hits or walks.
To kick off Alumni Weekend 2019, Geno McDermott ’04 will speak at assembly on Friday, May 3 from 10:25 to 11:10 a.m. about his career in the film and television industry.
George School finished the competition having the number one robot entered from North America, ranked number four of all high school robots worldwide, and ranked in the top ten of all robots entered in the competition, including college and professional teams.
George School invites prospective students and families to attend our First Look, the Admission Open House on Saturday, April 27, 2019.
Holly Barnet-Sanchez ’65 spoke to the George School community during assembly on Friday, April 19, 2019. She discussed how she came to be an historian of Chicano art, a movement that represents efforts by Mexican-American artists to establish a unique identity in the United States.
The varsity boys’ lacrosse team defeated Perkiomen 15-4 on Thursday, April 18, 2019. The team was strong defensively, allowing only four goals. Cesar Arreguin ’20 tallied six saves in goal before leaving the game in the second quarter.
The Class of 2021 participated in the annual Thinking Across Disciplines (TAD) sophomore project this spring to compare and contrast ways of thinking in different subject areas.
History teacher Kevin Fox has been selected as a 2019 Lindblad Expeditions and National Geographic Grosvenor Teacher Fellow and will travel to the Arctic this summer. Kevin, who teaches AP Human Geography at George School, received the fellowship in recognition of his commitment to geographic education.
Students in Scott Seraydarian’s ’90 advanced film class, Melaina Young’s ’93 IB HL American literature class, and Meredith Alford’s ’01 IB global politics class, joined forces to create films for the Speak Truth Video Competition sponsored by Robert F. Kennedy (RFK) Human Rights. It was George School’s first year entering the competition, and all four submissions made the final round.